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Classic Desserts


Who can imagine a birthday without cake? Thanksgiving without a pie? Or a glass of milk without a cookie? Who doesn't look forward to dessert? Sweets are good for the soul and make us feel special. And Americans do dessert better than anyone else. See for yourself:
  1. Cakes & Cupcakes
  2. Pies & Tarts
  3. Cookies & Bars
  4. Custards & Puddings

Cakes & Cupcakes

chocolate layer cake

Baking a cake from scratch is one of the most rewarding ways to spend time in the kitchen. Of course, the ultimate enjoyment comes later when you get to indulge in it with friends and family. Here is a collection of some of the best American cakes.

Pies & Tarts

chocolate cream pie

A collection of irresistible pie and tart recipes featuring a variety of fillings, including fruit, cream and nut.

Cookies & Bars

chocolate chip cookies

America wins the prize when it comes to offering the best variety of delicious cookies and bars. Here are some of our best-loved recipes.

Custards & Puddings


Nothing beats the taste of a homemade smooth, creamy, slide-through-your-teeth pudding or custard. One bite of these desserts and you'll be transported back to your childhood.

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